The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the North Yorkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 23 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 5 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.66% 6.43% 2.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 45.00% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £316 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Development Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
30 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 15.96% 14.29% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 6
Average daily rate £295 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% +1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Yorkshire region.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the North Yorkshire region.

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +4 5 £320 - 4
Harrogate - - - -
Skipton - - - - 1
Thirsk - - - -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) C#
3 13 (61.90%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
5 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 9 (42.86%) HTML
5 9 (42.86%) WCF
6 8 (38.10%) WPF
6 8 (38.10%) Silverlight
6 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
6 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
6 8 (38.10%) XAML
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (33.33%) Web Services
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) MVC
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
9 5 (23.81%) CMS
9 5 (23.81%) Ajax
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (23.81%) Content Management
10 4 (19.05%) Scrum
10 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
10 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
11 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (14.29%) RUP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) CMS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 9 (42.86%) WCF
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (38.10%) WPF
3 8 (38.10%) Silverlight
4 7 (33.33%) Web Services
4 7 (33.33%) XML
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 3 (14.29%) LINQ
7 3 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.76%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.76%) D3.js
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Content Management
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (14.29%) RUP
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) MVVM
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
7 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 8 (38.10%) VB.NET
3 8 (38.10%) XAML
4 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) VB
5 3 (14.29%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
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